Each year we hear of proms and then it will be graduations. It means parties and fun, but keep in mind the dangers of drinking and driving. First, it’s illegal to be drinking before you’re 21. If you are caught, the loss of license is for a long time. Beyond that, drinking and driving brings along extra consequences of lives lost and potentially long criminal sentences.
Daggett Shuler, Attorneys At Law of Winston-Salem, NC have been leaders in the education effort to keep teenagers safe. Take the time to stop by and LIKE their Facebook page or look over their slideshow.
The video is not pretty, but gets the point across. Make sure you and your friends keep them in mind.
also check out: Prom & Graduation Safety: Tips to Bring Your Teenager Home Safe, Uninjured, and Alive, Mark Bello | Apr 20, 2010
I’ve enjoyed seeing young teens out and all dressed up as they head off to these great events. I’ve also unfortunately represented the families of those who were injured as the result of speeding or stupid events from those nights.
Get home safe.